Nigel Thomson Consultant


Nigel is a Senior Immigration Consultant at Watson Geopel, and advises on Canadian immigration and citizenship law.


B.Sc., University of Alberta, 1973

Work Highlights

Consul – Canadian Consulate General, Seattle, Washington, USA Program Manager and Officer-in Charge of the Canadian Federal immigration program

First Secretary – Commission for Canada, Hong Kong Programs Operational Manager – Immigration. Operational management and control of the Canadian Federal immigration and business immigration programs.

Consul – Canadian Embassy, Mexico City,Mexico Program Manager – Consular Section – Canadian interests.

Immigration Policy and Program Coordinator -Department of External Affairs, Ottawa. Preparation, analysis and coordination of input to Canadian immigration policy and procedures.

Professional and Community Affiliations

Member, Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC)


Washington State Consular Award for contributions to Canada – Washington State relationship building, 1990

Diploma of the Legion de Honor Nacional de Mexico – Republic of Mexico, 1985